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WMB

Williams

$31.36

0.23 (0.74%)

, WPZ

Williams Partners

$46.76

0.29 (0.62%)

08:22
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Williams initiated with a Buy at Stifel

Stifel analyst Selman Akyol initiated Williams Companies (WMB) with a Buy rating and $35 price target, as he anticipates investment opportunities for the Transco Pipeline, which is the largest natural gas pipeline in the country, will extend well into the next decade. He believes Williams, which will be the only remaining publicly traded Williams entity after shareholders vote on a merger with Williams Partners (WPZ) on August 9, offers investors a 16% total return potential, including a 4.3% current yield.

WMB

Williams

$31.36

0.23 (0.74%)

WPZ

Williams Partners

$46.76

0.29 (0.62%)

WMB Williams
$31.36

0.23 (0.74%)

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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
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05/21/18
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05/21/18
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STFL
Hold
Williams Partners downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Stifel analyst Selman Akyol downgraded Williams Partners (WPZ) to Hold from Buy to reflect the announcement of a rollup into Williams Companies (WMB).
07/18/18
JEFF
07/18/18
NO CHANGE
Target $34
JEFF
Buy
Jefferies replaces Oneok with Williams on Franchise Pick List
Jefferies analyst Christopher Sighinolfi replaced Oneok (OKE), a stock he downgraded this morning, with Williams (WMB) on his firm's Franchise Pick List. The analyst has a Buy rating on Williams with a $34 price target.
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SPHN
07/25/18
DOWNGRADE
Target $48
SPHN
Equal Weight
Williams Partners downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens
Stephens analyst Matt Schmid downgraded Williams Partners (WPZ) to Equal Weight from Overweight to reflect the pending acquisition by Williams (WMB). He raised his price target on Williams Partners to $48 from $43 to adjust for the acquisition exchange ratio.
WPZ Williams Partners
$46.76

0.29 (0.62%)

05/21/18
RAJA
05/21/18
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RAJA
Outperform
Williams Partners downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Bristol-Myers (BMY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS. 2. Campbell Soup (CPB) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill with analyst Bryan Spillane saying he expects 2019 to be a transition year and for operating profits and earnings to decline modestly. 3. American Eagle (AEO) downgraded to Hold from Buy at SunTrust with analyst Pamela Quintilliano saying the fundamentals are not catching up to the continued advance in the stock price. 4. Andeavor Logistics (ANDX) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan with analyst Jeremy Tonet citing the new drop outlook following the parent merger announcement as well as lower than expected Q1 estimates. 5. Williams Partners (WPZ) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel and to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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